Oscar Benavides specialises in mining law, mining projects finance, and M&A. His practice focuses on financing contracts, acquisition, sale and joint venture agreements of companies and mining projects.

He has extensive experience in structuring, negotiating and executing exploration, joint venture and mining project investment contracts, as well as in acquisition operations for said projects. He counsels clients on corporate and commercial issues in general.

Education: University of Lima Law School (1999); LLM from University of Denver (2006); Jan M and Marjorie G Laitos Natural Resource Scholarship (2005); Academic Excellence Award in International Environmental Law (2005); Academic Excellence Award in International Water Law (2006). Member: Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and Institute of Mining, Petroleum and Energy Law. Practice areas: mining, environmental, M&A and project finance. Languages: Spanish and English.

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Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados

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